Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
Posted On May 6, 2016
The Vast Dover Downs Hotel & Casino
The Dover Downs Hotel & Casino situated at Dover in Delaware opened in its current form in 2007. Initially just an acknowledged motor speedway and horse racetrack that had been popular and growing since 1969, a casino was finally added in 1995 albeit in a small way with just 500 slot machines. In 2007, however, the latest development was added to the complex by expanding the hotel quite significantly by adding double the amount of rooms. The Dover Downs Hotel & Casino now has 500 luxurious hotel rooms. The supplementary rooms that were added also included 52 more hotel suites and a 6000 square foot salon and spa facility that houses 11 spa suites. The owner and manager of the facility is Dover Downs. Their offices and headquarters are on-site.
Speedway and Harness Horse Racing
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino is now the biggest hotel in Delaware. The Dover International Speedway on the property is a mile long, and is the host of the much-televised and well-known Monster Mile event. Motoring events are continuously being staged. The property is home to a .625 mile world class harness horse racing track too, and the seasonal Dover Downs races are available to guests and visitors complete with pari-mutuel wagering on live and simulcast sports betting facilities. The casino at Dover Downs Hotel & Casino is styled to resemble a Las Vegas venue, and contains vast areas of slot machines of all possible varieties, more 2600 different slots games in fact. There are 40 table games available, with the highlight being the Crown Royal Poker Room, an 18 table live action poker setting, and World Series of Poker venue.
The Dover Downs Accommodation
The Dover Downs Hotel & Casino has 500 rooms and suites available for guests. These rooms are split into two different accommodation ratings, some being 4-diamond rated rooms and others 4-star rooms. The complex also has an on-site shopping complex, the Colonnade, and a comprehensive range of restaurants and bars are littered throughout the complex. The aim is to cater for all possible tastes, so guests are offered a broad range of culinary menus and styles. Apart from excellent convention facilities and meeting space, the Dover Downs resort also houses the well-known Rollins Centre. This is an 18 000 square foot concert and ballroom facility that has played host to performances by some of the greatest bands, singers and entertainers in the world, as well as international boxing events.
An Online Presence
Dover Downs Hotel & Casino have now also taken their experience in, and knowledge of brick and mortar casino play successfully into the online realm. With the aim of boosting profitability and the number of visitors who can enjoy the facility, the complex offers convenient online gambling with real money for all Delaware residents and visitors. The online casino is modern and is equipped with no download and instant play mobile facilities that are compatible with both Android and iOS operating systems. Online and mobile visitors to Dover Downs Hotel & Casino can enjoy roulette, blackjack, craps, poker or slots from the comfort of their couch.